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officinal

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adjective of·fi·ci·nal \ə-ˈfis-ən-əl, ȯ-, ä-; ˌȯf-ə-ˈsīn-əl, ˌäf-\

Medical Definition of officinal

  1. 1a:  available without special preparation or compounding <officinal medicine>—compare magistralb:  official

  2. 2of a plant :  medicinal <officinal herbs> <officinal rhubarb>




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officinal

noun of·fi·ci·nal

Medical Definition of officinal

  1. :  an officinal drug, medicine, or plant




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